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Liverpool title setback: Drawing with Spurs aids City's bid

May. 07, 2022 18:35 PM EDT

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — There was frustration from Jürgen Klopp at dropping vital points but no moaning. His Liverpool’s 1-1 draw with a tactically disciplined and defensively robust Tottenham handed Manchester City an even greater initiative in the English Premier League...

Ronaldo scores again, Man United beats Brentford 3-0 in EPL

May. 02, 2022 17:58 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo continues to be the shining light in an otherwise disappointing season for Manchester United. Make that 18 goals in the English Premier League for the Portugal superstar after he converted a penalty that he earned himself in a 3-0...

Ronaldo salvages 1-1 draw for Man United against Chelsea

Apr. 28, 2022 17:44 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo's fifth goal in three games salvaged a point for Manchester United in a 1-1 draw against Chelsea on Thursday that further damaged his team's chances of a top-four finish in the Premier League. Ronaldo ran onto a ball over the Chelsea...

Jesus scores 4 and Man City leads EPL by 4 points

Apr. 23, 2022 14:46 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus scored more goals in 53 minutes on Saturday than he had in the previous eight months in the English Premier League. Becoming the first player in the league to score four goals in one game this season, Jesus led City to a 5-1...

Man United hires Erik ten Hag as 5th manager in 9 years

Apr. 21, 2022 07:28 AM EDT

Once a model of coaching stability in Alex Ferguson’s long trophy-filled tenure, Manchester United hired a fifth full-time manager in nine years since his retirement by bringing in Erik ten Hag from Ajax. Ten Hag’s arrival was announced by United on Thursday, with the 52-year-old...

Perfect day for Tottenham in Premier League's top-4 fight

Apr. 09, 2022 15:28 PM EDT

It was a Premier League day that could hardly have gone any better for Tottenham. With its 4-0 win at Aston Villa — inspired by Son Heung-min's hat trick — and losses for both Arsenal and Manchester United on Saturday, Tottenham became favorite to claim the fourth and final...

Man City doubles down on United's anguish for derby glory

Mar. 06, 2022 16:09 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — A double from Kevin De Bruyne. A double from Riyad Mahrez. The double completed by City over United in this season's Manchester derbies. Just further confirmation of the divergent paths these one-time rivals are on in the Premier League. The 4-1 victory...

Stormy six-goal thriller: Man United sinks Leeds in EPL

Feb. 20, 2022 14:16 PM EST

LEEDS, England (AP) — Celebrating scoring Manchester United's fourth goal, Anthony Elanga held a finger to his lips. No way were the Leeds fans being silenced, though. No chance. Not when they'd waited 19 years to see their fiercest rival at Elland Road in the Premier League,...